Race & Racism at the University of Richmond

Everybody is Stupid [Short Story]

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Title

Everybody is Stupid [Short Story]
The Messenger, 1930-31
Page 29 (1 of 2)

Description

In this short story, the speaker complains and argues about how everything and everyone is stupid. He is annoyed and goes on rants about the different things in the world that bother him. Towards the end of the story he claims he hates fat man, then he criticizes foreign people; he hates Europeans, he hates foreign language and he can't understand people who don't speak English. He states: "I hate Europe. They jabber so fast. I bet they can't even understand each other. I don't want to understand them myself. I hate foreign languages."

Creator

Source

Virginia Baptist Historical Society
Richmond, Va

Date

1930-31

Contributor

Matt Mullen

Format

Files

Collection

Citation

Evelyn Duncan, “Everybody is Stupid [Short Story],” Race & Racism at the University of Richmond, accessed August 9, 2020, http://memory.richmond.edu/items/show/102.